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Vol. 93 No. 15 September 30, 2015

A girl holds up a welcome sign as Pope Francis arrives to celebrate the final mass for the World Meeting of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia Sept. 27. (CNS photo/Lisa Johnston, St. Louis Review)

A girl holds up a welcome sign as Pope Francis arrives to celebrate the final mass for the World Meeting of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia Sept. 27. (CNS photo/Lisa Johnston, St. Louis Review)


This Week


Euthanasia policy

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan has voted to release a draft guidance document on euthanasia and assisted suicide. A public consultation on the document will be open on the CPSS website until Oct. 20.


Africa: the church

“The Catholic Church is more African than most Canadians realize,” writes Michael Swan. This week concludes his three-part series on Africa.


Upcoming synod

“Despite questionnaires and invited auditors, the upcoming synod on the family is still a synod of bishops,” writes Isabella Moyer. “Is there any hope that the voices of families will be heard?”


Pope Francis in America

Pope Francis visits the U.S.

Pope Francis looks out at the Statue of Liberty while flying over New York Harbor on his way from New York to Philadelphia Sept. 26. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano via Reuters)


Faith

In Exile

By Ron Rolheiser, OMI

Key to healing

Liturgy and Life

By Michael Dougherty

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Oct. 11, 2015

Breaking Open the Ordinary

By Sandy Prather

mercy upon mercy

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    Pope Francis and church teaching

    Dust rises from the dry ground as the crowd leaves after Pope Francis celebrated the closing mass of the World Meeting of Families on Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia Sept. 27. (CNS photo/Phillipe Vaillancourt)


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